#FlashbackFriday, Meme

#FlashBackFriday – May 2020

I missed posting on the first Friday for my favourite meme and decided to remedy that by posting now. This is a meme hosted by Kerry @Chat About Books. Along with the reviews, the changing worldwide situation is scattered amongst the posts and reading it now is almost surreal as it is with all the… Continue reading #FlashBackFriday – May 2020

Adventure, Fantasy

Knaves: A Blackguards Anthology

I wrote and rewrote this review before sitting down to do this post. I wanted to list all the authors and a word about all twenty of the stories but realised that it was not feasible. Each story in this collection is relatively short, and if I mentioned something about each, this review might actually… Continue reading Knaves: A Blackguards Anthology

Mystery

The Deadly Truth (Dr. Basil Willing #3) by Helen McCloy

I have read and reviewed the previous two books of the series : here The book is still available to request on NetGalley I read the first two books of the series quite recently and was pleasantly surprised when I saw this particular instalment available. Since there are no particular references to the events of… Continue reading The Deadly Truth (Dr. Basil Willing #3) by Helen McCloy

Humour

An Accidental Royal Kidnap (Royally Funny #1) by Paul Mathews

This was a very random book that I decided to pick up. The dialogues and sentences were constructed in a very entertaining manner. I would have enjoyed it more if not for some repetitive imagery that would have worked with just a mention instead of iterating multiple times in the book. This put me off… Continue reading An Accidental Royal Kidnap (Royally Funny #1) by Paul Mathews

Thriller

The Suicide House (Rory Moore/Lane Phillips #2) by Charlie Donlea

I am really happy that WordPress finally brought back the tiny dot in the calendar which indicates scheduled and posted posts, which enables better planning I have read a book before by the author, but that did not grab my attention as much as this one did. I must admit I gravitated towards this, thanks… Continue reading The Suicide House (Rory Moore/Lane Phillips #2) by Charlie Donlea

Mystery

The Case of the Perjured Parrot (Perry Mason #14) by Erle Stanley Gardner

I am currently on a spree of listening to the books of the series that are available to me. Just this year I have reviewed two others: Narrated by: Alexander Cendese As I work my way through the collection, the ones that I can get my hands on, Perry Mason continues to be an engaging read.… Continue reading The Case of the Perjured Parrot (Perry Mason #14) by Erle Stanley Gardner